Arts Award Blog

Celebrating the First World War special edition Arts Award

Since 2014 the First World War Centenary Partnership led by the Imperial War Museums has supported and promoted events across the world to mark 100 years since the First World War. With the centenary ...

Fighting the good fight: Stage Combat for Young Performers

As an Arts Award Supporter, Squire Stage Combat have been involved in delivery through workshops offering young people the opportunity to participate in an often overlooked art form. Mark Ruddick, the...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 06 Apr 2018

Children & the Arts make a great Start

On the blog today, we are sharing an update on a very exciting partnership we first blogged about last year. We have been working with Children & the Arts to embed Arts Award into their Start programm...

Author: Annabel Thomas

Date: 26 Mar 2018

Embedding creative activity at Thomas Ashton School

Arts Award Good Practice Centre Thomas Ashton School are in the midst of a year of great creative activity, and are telling us about some of what’s taken place in our latest guest blog. They’ve embedd...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 19 Mar 2018

Calling Arts Award Alumni

Nearly 360,000 people have completed an Arts Award over the last 12 years and we want to stay in touch! These young people are creating the future within and beyond the cultural sector and we want to ...

Author: Alan Lynch

Date: 13 Mar 2018

Supporting wellbeing with Music and Arts Award: Noise Solution

Arts Award centre Noise Solution uses professional musicians and digital tools to support young people in challenging circumstances. Simon Glenister, Noise Solution’s Director, writes to tell us about...

Author: Guest Writer

Date: 12 Mar 2018